Illinois' Past-Due Bills Fall to $7.6 BillionComptroller Judy Baar Topinka had estimated the backlog would be closer to the $9 billion owed at the end of 2012. But an unexpected $1.3 billion infusion of tax receipts last spring helped.
Illinois Debt: A Report on Fixing the ProblemThe state’s financial situation is so dire that any recovery plan that’s the least bit realistic will be unpleasant.
Illinois: Billions in Unpaid BillsThe state is late on paying its bills by $4.27 billion, according to the latest quarterly report
Illinois Flirts with Financial Disaster As of early last month, the state owed on 166,000 unpaid bills worth a breathtaking $5 billion, with nearly half of that amount more than a month overdue.
State IOU's -- When Will Illinois Pay Up? State of Illinois owes vendors almost $5 billion in unpaid bills. Many vendors waiting six months or more to get paid...

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